MCL - Act 381 of 1974


Act 381 of 1974

AN ACT to encourage and contribute to the rehabilitation of former offenders and to assist them in the assumption of the responsibilities of citizenship; to define the term "good moral character" and establish how good moral character is determined when used as a requirement for an occupational or professional license or when used as a requirement to establish or operate an organization or facility regulated by this state; and to provide administrative and judicial procedures to contest licensing board or agency rulings concerning an individual's good moral character.

History: 1974, Act 381, Eff. Apr. 1, 1975 ;-- Am. 1978, Act 294, Imd. Eff. July 10, 1978 ;-- Am. 2020, Act 368, Eff. Apr. 4, 2021
Compiler's Notes: For transfer of powers and duties of adult foster care licensing from the department of social services to the director of the department of commerce, see E.R.O. No. 1996-1, compiled at MCL 330.3101 of the Michigan Compiled Laws.For transfer of powers and duties pertaining to adult foster care, adult foster care facility, adult foster care camp, adult camp, adult foster care family home, and adult foster care group home licensing and regulation from department of human services to department of licensing and regulatory affairs, see E.R.O. No. 2015-1, compiled at MCL 400.227.

The People of the State of Michigan enact:
Document Type Description
Section 338.41 Section Definitions.
Section 338.42 Section Judgments in civil actions and criminal convictions as evidence in determining good moral character; consideration of certificate of employability; rebuttal.
Section 338.43 Section Using, examining, or requesting certain criminal records prohibited; prerequisites for furnishing criminal records; rules.
Section 338.44 Section Use of public records or other sources to determine person's fitness.
Section 338.45 Section Finding person ineligible; statement; rehearing.
Section 338.46 Section Judicial review; statement; order.
Section 338.47 Section Power to discipline licensees not affected.